Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 246 196 264
Rank change year-on-year -50 +68 -50
Permanent jobs citing PMO 63 136 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.67% 1.36% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.13% 10.57% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 116 68
South West median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +12.68% -11.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,125 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% -3.00%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,028 1,287 1,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.92% 12.89% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 844 951 891
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 28 £38,500 -7.23% 3
Gloucestershire -35 10 £28,804 -12.72% 1
Devon - 9 £42,500 -
Wiltshire -10 8 £48,500 +20.87% 3
Somerset -5 5 £55,000 +25.40% 1
Dorset -14 1 £37,500 +38.89%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 31 (49.21%) Finance
2 30 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 28 (44.44%) Project Management
4 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (33.33%) Project Delivery
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (19.05%) Coaching
8 9 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
9 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (11.11%) Scrum
10 7 (11.11%) Law
10 7 (11.11%) Degree
10 7 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
11 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
11 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.94%) Cyberattack
12 5 (7.94%) C
12 5 (7.94%) Kanban
12 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
13 4 (6.35%) Information Management
13 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.17%) ProjectWise
6 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Primavera
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Mimecast
1 3 (4.76%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.17%) Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.59%) AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.59%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Firewall
1 3 (4.76%) Skype
2 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Power BI
2 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (49.21%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Law
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Public Sector
5 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (1.59%) Electronics
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) PMO Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Project Control Officer
4 5 (7.94%) Project Officer
5 4 (6.35%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) PMO Lead
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Supplier Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon DSSTNE
1 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.59%) Keras
1 1 (1.59%) TensorFlow
1 1 (1.59%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Cyberattack
2 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.76%) NHS
2 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) CUDA
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) PMI
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
1 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) PRINCE2
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (19.05%) Coaching
6 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (14.29%) Project Governance
7 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 7 (11.11%) Scrum
9 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.94%) Kanban
10 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
11 4 (6.35%) Information Management
11 4 (6.35%) ITIL
11 4 (6.35%) Programme Governance
11 4 (6.35%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) C
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) APMP
4 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) PMP
6 1 (1.59%) ACCA
6 1 (1.59%) CIMA
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.59%) IASME
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco
2 3 (4.76%) HP
2 3 (4.76%) Mitel
2 3 (4.76%) MobileIron
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
2 3 (4.76%) Symantec
2 3 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos
3 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.59%) SAP